Recent Articles & Reviews

Here is what the press has to say…
July 14, 2016
Lakeside Lodge and Suites
June 9, 2016
June 4, 2016
March 10, 2016
Dec 21, 2015
Great Northwest Wine
May 20, 2015
Winemaker’s Journal
May 3, 2015
The Bend Bulletin
What started as a dream (and risk) taken in 1998 when Dean and Heather planted a test block vineyard 20 minutes outside of Lake Chelan, saw success…
Dec 29, 2014
Great Northwest Wine
September 17, 2014
The New York Times
Jan 1, 2013
Wenatchee Valley Business World
Dec 3, 2012
2011 Stone’s Throw Riesling : 94 points
Nov 2, 2012
Oct 19, 2012
A lovely mention for our 2011 Viognier, grown right outside the winery door.
Jun 1, 2012
What an honour to get such a spread in this wonderful magazine! Thank you to author, Sean Sullivan, for all his kind words. And to John and Adean Vitale for choosing us to grace their pages!!
May 9, 2012
A great take on Viognier from Paul G from his blog Unfined and Unfiltered. Quite glad to be included in this list!
Feb 1, 2012
95 points – 2009 Rocky Mother Vineyard Syrah (Estate Grown)
93 points – 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Riverbend Vineyard, Wahluke Slope)
92 points – 2009 Defiance Vineyard Syrah (Estate Grown)
92 points – 2009 Grenache (Upland Vineyard, Snipes Mo
Jan 30, 2012
What could be better than “stop the presses”? Thanks to Sean Sullivan for the reviews on our ’09 Defiance Syrah and ’09 Riverbend Cabernet Sauvignon.
Dec 17, 2011
We are blown away by this!
Feb 8, 2011
We are honored by the comments and post on our winery from Sean Sullivan of Washington Wine Report.
Feb 4, 2011
Shannon Borg gives us a wonderful mention in her a article, just in time for Valentine’s day.
Dec 4, 2010
Every year Paul Gregutt, Wine Advisor to the Seattle Times, publishes an annual list of the Top 100 wines he’s tasted in the past year. Check us out at #60!
Sep 23, 2010
Riesling is something that we are super passionate about making and it ROCKS to get a mention in one of Paul Gregutt’s articles for Wine Enthusiast Magazine.